Month: September 2012

Berry Buffet

We all know that summer is the time for tasty berries. Blackberries, raspberries, and strawberries just to name a few. Well for wildlife other than us humans, fall is also a veritable buffet when it comes to ripe berries. Many of these berries will…

September Serenity

What a great month September is. Gorgeous, bright, clear blue skies, warm afternoons…what more could one want? This is such a great time of year to experience nature. There are still lots of flowers blooming, insects singing, birds flocking together, and the eagerly awaited…

September Blooms

Thanks to our new fall intern for putting together this week’s list. Most of these flowers were new for her, so she used her trusty Newcomb’s Wildflower Guide to key them out. Crooked-stem AsterFlat-topped AsterCardinal FlowerGreat Blue LobeliaObedient PlantPrairie DockThin-leaved ConeflowerOrange ConeflowerCup PlantWhorled RosinweedRosinweedJumpseedJewelweed…